Phuentsholing is a border town in southern Bhutan, The town occupies parts of both Phuentsholing Gewog and Sampheling Gewog. Phuentsholing lies opposite the Indian town of Jaigaon, and cross-border trade has resulted in a thriving local economy.
  • Phuntsholing Border Gate
    Phuntsholing Border Gate

    The Gate of Bhutan at the border between Jaigoan, India (West Bengal) and Phuentsholing, Bhutan

  • Kharbandi Goemba
    Kharbandi Goemba

    Founded in 1967 by Royal Grand Mother, Ashi Phuntsho Choedron and situated at the altitude of 400m, this beautiful monastery contains paintings on the life of Buddha, statues of Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal and Guru Rinpoche. From the monastery garden there is a fascinating view of Phuentsholing town and surrounding plains.

  • Zangtho Pelri Lhakhang
    Zangtho Pelri Lhakhang

    Situated in city centre, this small temple represents the heaven of Guru Rinpoche. On ground floor there are statues of eight manifestations of Guru Rinpoche and paintings on Buddha's life while the next floor contains eight Bodhisattavas and statues of Avalokiteshvara and Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. On top floor, there is a main statue of Amitabha.

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